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noun (1)


guard ship

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noun (2)

: a warship under way or at anchor assigned to a special administrative duty or required to maintain temporarily a higher degree of readiness than others of the squadron

Word History


Noun (1)

guard entry 1 + -ship

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guard ship

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“Guardship.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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